In comp.sys.palmtops Steve P wrote:
> I'm wondering if, perhaps, the backlight on the left side has died?
> Can anyone tell me if their Zaurus SL-5500 is backlit from both sides
> or only one? I've googled but can't find any pictures of the Zaurus
> disassembled or any schematic diagrams.

The Zaurus is actually front-lit, not back-lit. And yes, the SL-5500
model's light is only on the right side. I can tell that it's like that,
but in the 2 years I've had my SL-5000D, it's never bothered me.

Maybe I'm just used to it.

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